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About Doctify Team

The Doctify Team provide patients with the guidance they need to make the right health choices and we introduce them to forward-thinking health specialists. We are driven by a passionate belief that technology can make the patient-specialist relationship better.

Should I Take Vitamin D Supplements? Ask the Expert

Written by Mr Siva Kumar for Doctify
The British weather is in constant change, and the summer months seem fleeting. But does a lack of sun cause low levels of vitamin D? Doctify Specialist Mr Siva Kumar explains why you need vitamin D, where you can get it naturally and whether it might be time to start taking vitamin D […]

By |December 12th, 2017|Skin & Beauty|Comments Off on Should I Take Vitamin D Supplements? Ask the Expert

Is Binge Watching TV Harming our Mental Health and Ruining our Sleep?

Written for Doctify

Have you finished watching Mindhunter yet? How about Stranger Things? And then there’s The Sinner, Big Mouth and countless other shows on streaming services like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Video. With the rise of 24/7 streaming capabilities, people have started to embrace the habit of “binge watching” television. Not only are we consuming more […]

By |November 20th, 2017|Wellbeing & Fitness|Comments Off on Is Binge Watching TV Harming our Mental Health and Ruining our Sleep?

How to Find the Right Specialist for Men’s Health

There are several articles detailing why men hate going to the doctor. John Chisholm, Chair of the British Medical Association’s Ethics Committee, says that “There is a cultural understanding that all men should be macho. But we need to understand that this expectation of stoic masculinity is putting lives at risks – men shouldn’t be bottling these […]

By |November 15th, 2017|Conditions|Comments Off on How to Find the Right Specialist for Men’s Health

Doctify: What We Do For You and How We Do It

At Doctify, we help you to book healthcare appointments and treatments online. You can search by location, specialty and insurance provider – plus, our verified reviews and peer recommendations ensure you find exactly what you’re looking for.
With us you can…

Find a healthcare specialist based on reviews from other patients
Book online in just a […]

By |October 26th, 2017|Hot Topics|Comments Off on Doctify: What We Do For You and How We Do It

How to Find the Right Specialist to Help with Your Sleep Disorder

The benefits of a good night’s sleep are huge. Studies suggest that getting enough sleep can aid productivity, help with junk food cravings and even prevent Alzheimer’s. Losing sleep, for whatever reason, means that we have less energy and may lead to problems at work and at home.

Sleep disorders can range from insomnia to sleep […]

By |October 11th, 2017|Conditions|Comments Off on How to Find the Right Specialist to Help with Your Sleep Disorder

10 Top Tips to Stop You Catching Cold and Flu this Winter

Written by Doctify
You can catch the flu all year round but it’s more likely to happen during autumn and winter. This is why people may refer to your symptoms as a “seasonal flu”.

Flu symptoms are stronger and last longer than a common cold – and we’re talking actual flu here guys, not this ‘man flu’ nonsense.

Some […]

By |September 28th, 2017|Wellbeing & Fitness|Comments Off on 10 Top Tips to Stop You Catching Cold and Flu this Winter

How to Find the Right Mental Health Specialist for You

The conversation around mental health is slowly improving. There definitely is less stigma and more understanding surrounding psychological issues but seeking help can still be a difficult step.

Convenience is important; your treatment should slot into your routine easily. As a result, finding a psychologist or mental health specialist near your home or work can be […]

By |September 13th, 2017|Wellbeing & Fitness|Comments Off on How to Find the Right Mental Health Specialist for You

How to Find the Perfect Specialist for Conceiving and Pregnancy

Whether you’re trying for a child or are recently pregnant (congrats!), finding the perfect specialist to guide you on your journey through conceiving, pregnancy itself and giving birth is very important.

Ideally, you want a gynecologist and obstetrician, or a fertility expert located near your home or work. You want to be able to make appointments […]

By |September 8th, 2017|Parenting|Comments Off on How to Find the Perfect Specialist for Conceiving and Pregnancy

Inside the Latest Doctify Event: 7 Emergencies GPs Shouldn’t Miss

Written by Catherine Hales for Doctify
Last week, we here at Doctify hosted our second event. Held in our airy, stylish offices in the heart of Camden, ‘7 Emergencies a GP Should Never Miss’ was not only educational but also a chance to network and catch up with colleagues. Members of the Doctify team, alongside our […]

By |June 28th, 2017|Top Articles, In the Press|Comments Off on Inside the Latest Doctify Event: 7 Emergencies GPs Shouldn’t Miss

A cure for insomnia?

By Rajan Bhambra with psychologist Dr Catherine Sykes
We all love sleep. So not getting enough can lead to frustration and despair. But what exactly is insomnia? When should you seek help for it? And is there any cure?

What is insomnia?

Insomnia is defined as a difficulty falling asleep or a difficulty staying asleep, and up to a […]

By |December 23rd, 2016|Conditions, Wellbeing & Fitness|Comments Off on A cure for insomnia?